Bonhams 1967 Volkswagen Type 2 Westfalia Deluxe Camper with matching Westfalia... - Volkswagen 307 | Volkswagen all cars catalog

Bonhams 1967 Volkswagen Type 2 Westfalia Deluxe Camper with matching Westfalia… — Volkswagen 307

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1967 Volkswagen Type 2 Deluxe Camper with Westfalia Trailer

Chassis no.

Engine no. C718N4A2

1,493 cc air-cooled flat-four cylinder

Single-throat Solex downdraft

53hp at 4,200rpm

4-speed transmission

Front disc, drum hydraulic brakes

bar independent front and rear

-Rare original Westfalia Camper

-Seldom-seen matching trailer

-Nearly every

-Exceptional original condition

The Camper

Although not as ubiquitous as the iconic 1 Volkswagen Käfer (Beetle), the 2 Transporter took on far more identities. Built as a van, with and without rear windows, it came also as a or a fully-equipped camper, and countless conversions were created as ambulances, police vans and use in the service. During the 1960s, the version, a window van with seats, became the transportation of for America’s hippies, often psychedelic paint themes.

The 2 concept is credited to the Dutch Ben Pon. His first sketches from 1947, but production had to until March 1950, as VW up with demand for the basic Since 1980 it has been in Brazil only, now with a engine. Production there is to end this year.

Starting in 1951, VW offered an camper conversion by Westfalia-werke of Knöbel Söhne in Rheda-Wiedenbrück, Interiors were paneled in plywood, and standard equipment screened jalousie windows, a folding table, storage an ice box and electrical hookups. Some included a sink and pressure system. A number of fold-out arrangements provided sleeping Optional equipment included a roof section, awnings and tents, a chemical toilet, equipment, a child’s crib in the cab and a small map table.

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The Motorcar Offered

This Westfalia Deluxe Camper complete with a matching Westfalia trailer, a very and seldom-seen accessory. Rarer is the Volkswagen Y full-undercarriage trailer

This camper came Santa Monica, California its former owner

enjoyed the car for the seven years, driving it Southern California and camping his family.

This particular van has been with front disc It has nearly every option for a Westy, including pop-up a side tent, water pop-out front windows, window wind wings, rack, and the original tool It has a period-correct pushbutton Sapphire XI accessory side step, seat belts and VW mud flaps, and with period luggage and a basket.

All interior wood material, cabinets and refrigerator are and correct. The engine shows of having been fully and mechanically the vehicle performs as

Because of their cult in the 1960s, Type 2 Volkswagen typically saw hard use and infrequent They were driven treated poorly and often modified. Thus, unmolested, originals are rare, and Westfalia fewer still. The Westfalia is almost unheard of. This represents a very uncommon indeed.

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Please that the included trailer is with serial number

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